We all know how amazing onions are when added to our favorite dishes, but there are many health benefits of onions that you may not realize happen with this vegetable. Did you know that onions may help ease aches and pains and might come in handy for ear infections? Onions may help babies affected by colic and works well to breakup chest congestion in adults. Who ever knew that an onion might improve your health in so many awesome ways?
- A paste made from onion and coconut oil may help loosen and relieve congestion if applied to the chest and covered.
- The transparent, film-like layer of an onion skin can be applied to cuts and minor injuries to help prevent infections and slow bleeding.
- You may be able to repel moths and other types of bugs with onion juice or by rubbing a cut onion into your skin.
“In the spirit of good health, give one of these natural onion remedies a try next time you are feeling a little under the weather.”